Today, UpGlide announced a major software agreement with a global RPO and MSP solutions enterprise. The company will leverage UpGlide as its sole vendor management system (VMS) technology across its multiple lines of business. Engaging the UpGlide platform will help the company streamline the administration of its talent management, RPO, and MSP programs. The unique flexibility of UpGlide will allow the company to better meet client demand.  The company will use the tool across diverse client segments within manufacturing, consumer goods, financial, healthcare, and life sciences industries. “This is a notable milestone for UpGlide, as we begin a new strategic partnership with a leading global RPO and MSP company. UpGlide will provide a great opportunity for our new client to transcend the limits of its existent processes and upscale workflow all through the platform,” said Scott Aicher, COO of UpGlide.

UpGlide’s newly engaged client is a leading talent acquisition solutions organization who conducts business with clients across all continents. Finding better ways to manage the employee lifecycle in today’s world can be challenging with all the viable tech options present in the marketplace. Organizations often hesitate to adopt workforce management tools that only partially meet their requirements. UpGlide provides unique value in addressing this problem. The platform is fully customizable to accommodate any environment, including blended workforce requirements present in staffing business models.

“UpGlide’s solution is a bit different than other VMS technologies available in the market. We facilitate transactional business by establishing long-term relationships. We are ecstatic to be working with a global talent strategy management company and look forward to growing our partnership together. As the business landscape for workforce management continues to evolve, we strive to position UpGlide as an innovative leader of best-fit technology solutions across all industries that engage and/or provide staffing solutions,” said Scott Aicher, COO of UpGlide.

UpGlide continues to progress along a positive growth trajectory as it strengthens brand recognition within the workforce management technology space.  In early October, UpGlide launched UpGlide Timesheets, a straightforward time and expense technology solution built for the staffing industry. The application is proficient in managing a multi-layer workforce management program. The company continues to secure deals with direct employers, MSPs, and staffing agencies. “It is exciting to have the opportunity to see UpGlide in action with a full spectrum of clients, each of which is using the tool in a distinct way to trigger different engagement models,” said Aicher. “This new technology deal is going to take UpGlide to new heights in tapping the global talent ecosystem. We look forward to big things to come as we expand our client base and development roadmap. We continue to drive UpGlide as the ultimate technology that solves the challenges of managing the modern workforce.”


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UpGlide is the cloud-based contingent workforce management platform that creates diverse user experiences through versatility. Designed for multifunctional use, UpGlide vendor management system (VMS) is customizable to meet role-specific needs of end clients, MSPs, and staffing agencies within the contingent workforce ecosystem. UpGlide can be used to support any piece of the contingent workforce lifecycle, streamline program administration, and enable data exchange across external management systems.

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UpGlide continues to capitalize on its existing partner adoption rate by launching two new programs with current MSP partners.  Scott Aicher, COO of UpGlide said, “Our goal is to bring VALUE to partnerships in any and every way possible.  I am very pleased to see our efforts rewarded through our existing MSP partners using UpGlide as their preferred VMS technology to facilitate new program wins.”  UpGlide will be deployed within partners in the medical and manufacturing staffing industries as a complete program management tool. Aicher continued, “With UpGlide’s built in flexibility to customize per client specifications, our partners see great value in presenting the platform to all industries without hesitation. This adds great diversification of industry segments we serve.”

In addition, over the past two weeks UpGlide has signed contracts with two new national MSP partners as their VMS technology provider.  Aicher said about the news, “It is an honor for the UpGlide team to be selected by two highly respected industry leaders. I am humbled by the commitment of our new partners’ leadership teams introducing UpGlide as a key component of their future growth strategy.”  Aicher continued, “To be involved in our MSP partners’ sales strategies and growth planning is very exciting.  We look forward to the possibilities and opportunities the future holds.”

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UpGlide is the cloud-based contingent workforce management platform that creates diverse user experiences through versatility. Designed for multifunctional use, UpGlide’s vendor management system (VMS) is customizable to meet role-specific needs of end clients, MSPs, and staffing agencies within the contingent workforce ecosystem. Use UpGlide to support any piece of the contingent workforce lifecycle, streamline program administration, and enable data exchange across external management systems.

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UpGlide is excited to announce that last week it entered into agreements with two national, well renowned MSP providers. Each of the new MSP partners are fully engaging UpGlide’s cloud-based vendor management system (VMS) technology to support of their contingent workforce programs with their end clients within the mid-market space.  The process consisted of an extensive evaluation process across numerous other tools in the market, both MSPs ultimately selected UpGlide as their VMS choice for the software’s customizability along with its feature robustness. UpGlide offers a program specific interface featuring a very unique pricing model within the industry that brings immediate financial return to its partners.

The litmus test for VMS tools is modern technology that allows users to easily manage vendor performance, mitigate risk, and process quality candidates to clients. UpGlide provides this and additional back office modules to create a comprehensive end to end solution.  “We are able to differentiate UpGlide in the market through continued strengthening of our software components that align to each unique MSP/end client strategy,” said Scott Aicher, COO of UpGlide. “We never propose a one-size-fit all technical solution. We configure our VMS to execute upon specific business criteria identified by the MSP program/end client.” UpGlide leverages customizability to modify application views, dashboard details, and technical framework to accommodate all contingent workforce programs within all industry segments.

“I am very excited about our new MSP partners committing to UpGlide and recognizing the unique value the tool provides to the mid-market segment of the industry.  With each engagement, we work diligently to create a technology solution that allows our MSP partners to grow their bottom line while ensuring their end clients remain extremely happy,” said Aicher. UpGlide continues to help MSPs overcome loop-holes existent in contingent workforce management through integration, innovation, transformation, and scalability.

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UpGlide is the cloud-based contingent workforce management platform that creates diverse user experiences through versatility. Designed for multifunctional use, UpGlide’s vendor management system (VMS) is customizable to meet role-specific needs of end clients, MSPs, and staffing agencies within the contingent workforce ecosystem. UpGlide can be used to support any piece of the contingent workforce lifecycle, streamline program administration, and enable data exchange across external management systems.

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Empower VMS, a cloud-based vendor management system, has announced a name change to UpGlide, as well as a full rebranding transition. The name change reflects the software’s commitment to simplifying contingent workforce management processes for users through seamless, forward, and continuous connectivity to diverse touchpoints in the contingent workforce ecosystem.

“UpGlide provides a best total value solution for organizations seeking a simple and viable tool to streamline vendor and contingent workforce management. Changing the name to UpGlide is symbolic of the software’s flexibility to propel any contingent workforce program in the right direction, regardless of company size or user role,” said Scott Aicher, COO of UpGlide.

UpGlide is designed to be a multifunctional platform and is completely customizable to meet program specifications for end clients, MSPs, and staffing agencies. “We have created a VMS that provides essential functionality to drive an effortless user experience,” said Aicher.

UpGlide enables aggregate process automation over job orders, compliance documents, expenses, timesheets, and reporting, so users can easily manage contingent workforce programs. The software’s full rebrand includes a fresh website and visual identity to personify its modern and simplistic appeal to consumers. “We continue to focus on creating unique value by providing an economical solution for SMBs; these organizations receive the benefits of using a VMS without splurging on an enterprise platform,” said Aicher.

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UpGlide is the cloud-based contingent workforce management platform that creates diverse user experiences through versatility. Designed for multifunctional use, UpGlide is customizable to meet role-specific needs of end clients, MSPs, and staffing agencies within the contingent workforce ecosystem. UpGlide can be used to support any piece of the contingent workforce lifecycle, streamline program administration, and enable data exchange across external management systems.

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